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Person critically injured after crashing into pillar on Research Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries following a collision on Research Boulevard this evening, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

Reports suggest the driver crashed into a pillar at about 4:25 p.m. at 8868 Research Boulevard, near Metric Boulevard. One person was entrapped within the wreckage as a result.

After being extricated by emergency crews, the victim, who was not immediately identified, was taken to Dell Seton to receive treatment for critical, life-threatening injuries.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

AFD responds to crash with minor injuries on East 45th Street

AUSTIN, TX- The Austin Fire Department responded to a crash with reported minor injuries early Monday morning on East 45th Street, according to AFD Incident Reporting.

At approximately 6:55am, a crash was reported near the intersection of East 45th Street and Depew Avenue, resulting in at least one minor injury due to the crash. The Austin Fire Department subsequently responded to the incident. No further information is available about the accident at this time. We will be monitoring for further details about the crash and related injuries as they become available.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Man injured in crash caused by driver running traffic light

AUSTIN, TX – A man was injured after a driver failed to yield at a traffic light near Highway 290 earlier this week, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The collision occurred on Hwy 290, near Decker Lane, at 10:06 p.m. Monday, after the 28-year-old driver of a gray 2017 Toyota failed to yield at a stop sign. The right side of his vehicle was then struck by the driver of a gray 2005 Honda being driven by a 33-year-old man.

The driver of the Honda sustained possible injuries in the crash.

The at-fault driver and his two passengers, a child and a 39-year-old woman, were not hurt in the crash.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Early-morning crash on I-35 leads to delays and closures near Lady Bird Lake

AUSTIN, TX – A collision on I-35 led to closures and traffic delays near Lady Bird Lake early this morning, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Austin.

The crash happened on northbound I-35, near Exit 234 for Holly Street, at about 5:30 a.m.

The northbound lanes of the interstate were closed in response to the crash. Traffic was detoured to the frontage road at Exit 234.

By 6:18 a.m., the roadway was cleared.

It is unclear if anyone was hurt in the crash.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Woman hurt after being T-boned in Loyola Ln accident

AUSTIN, TX – A woman was injured during a two-vehicle collision on Loyola Lane on Tuesday morning, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The crash occurred just east of Ed Bluestein Boulevard (Hwy 183) at 8:49 a.m., when the driver of a silver 2015 Honda, a 53-year-old man, T-boned the left side of a black 2018 Chevrolet being driven by a 35-year-old man.

A passenger in the front seat of the Chevrolet, a 31-year-old woman, was reported as having suffered possible injuries during the crash.

The drivers and the Chevrolet’s two juvenile passengers, ages 2 and 4, were not hurt.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Man injured in inattentive driving crash on Mount Bonnell Rd

AUSTIN, TX – A driver was injured during a single-vehicle crash related to inattentive driving earlier this week, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The crash occurred at 5185 Mount Bonnell Road at 6:16 p.m. Monday, when the driver of a white 2012 Ford, a 52-year-old man, reportedly failed to maintain his attention on the road, then crashed.

The driver sustained minor injuries in the crash.

No other people were involved in the accident.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Two drivers possibly injured in collision near In-N-Out Burger on Hwy 343

AUSTIN, TX – Two people were potentially injured during a rear-end collision on Highway 343 earlier this week, according to MyAccident.org.

The collision occurred at 3727 Hwy 343 at 12:25 p.m. Wednesday, when the driver of a green 2012 Ford, a 41-year-old man from Austin, failed to yield the right of way in a private drive.

The rear of the Ford and the front of a white 2006 Kia collided.

The driver of the Ford and the driver of the Kia, a 19-year-old woman from San Marcos, sustained possible injuries during the collision.

The weather was clear at the time of the accident.

The male driver was determined to be at fault in the collision.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Austin community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call the Austin car accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Person suffers life-threatening burn injuries in E Austin structure fire

AUSTIN, TX – A fire in east Austin yesterday afternoon led to one person suffering critical burn injuries, according to a tweet by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The structure fire broke out at 4:36 p.m. in the 5000 block of Blue Bluff Road, located just north of the Bud Dryden Airport.

An unidentified adult was taken to Dell Seton for the treatment of severe, life-threatening burns.

While ATCEMS did not immediately disclose the cause of the fire, they stated that EMS units remained on the scene to assist with firefighting efforts.

No further information is available at this time.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Austin community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call the Austin premises liability lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Woman injured in car crash near ACC Highland Campus

AUSTIN, TX – One person was injured in a two-vehicle collision on Airport Boulevard in north Austin on Wednesday morning, according to a crash report published by MyAccident.org.

The crash occurred on 6413 Airport Boulevard near the Highland Campus of Austin Community College at 8:37 a.m., when the driver of a silver 2011 Chevrolet ran a red light.

The driver, a 46-year-old Austin man, then collided with the front-left of a silver 2007 Mercury driven by a 44-year-old woman, also from Austin.

The woman received a non-critical injury in the collision, which caused moderate damage to both vehicles.

The driver of the Chevrolet received a citation for failing to obey a traffic light.

No other injuries were reported in the crash.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Austin community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call the Austin car accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.